Most Important Problem Facing Texas (June 2018)

Most Important Problem Facing Texas (June 2018)

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categoryTotal
Immigration16%
Border security14%
Political corruption/leadership8%
Education7%
Health care7%
Gun control/gun violence6%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Immigration6%11%28%
Border security3%13%25%
Political corruption/leadership16%9%1%
Education10%6%5%
Health care11%5%3%
Gun control/gun violence11%4%2%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Immigration8%12%3%
Border security2%8%2%
Political corruption/leadership27%8%13%
Education10%6%12%
Health care12%14%9%
Gun control/gun violence4%16%11%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Immigration33%21%28%
Border security34%16%26%
Political corruption/leadership2%2%1%
Education3%7%5%
Health care3%5%2%
Gun control/gun violence2%1%2%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Immigration8%10%26%
Border security3%5%26%
Political corruption/leadership18%10%1%
Education13%6%4%
Health care9%10%4%
Gun control/gun violence9%9%2%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Immigration4%10%8%
Border security5%2%2%
Political corruption/leadership18%19%17%
Education22%10%10%
Health care7%11%7%
Gun control/gun violence7%11%7%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Immigration22%21%34%
Border security19%29%28%
Political corruption/leadership1%0%1%
Education6%5%2%
Health care9%4%0%
Gun control/gun violence1%2%1%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Immigration7%23%30%
Border security3%23%28%
Political corruption/leadership17%1%2%
Education10%4%4%
Health care11%5%0%
Gun control/gun violence9%2%1%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Immigration19%9%13%
Border security18%8%7%
Political corruption/leadership9%4%9%
Education8%6%6%
Health care7%10%4%
Gun control/gun violence4%12%8%

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categoryMaleFemale
Immigration19%15%
Border security15%13%
Political corruption/leadership9%8%
Education7%7%
Health care6%8%
Gun control/gun violence3%8%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Immigration12%17%22%
Border security10%16%16%
Political corruption/leadership9%9%5%
Education5%8%8%
Health care8%7%6%
Gun control/gun violence7%5%4%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Immigration20%10%14%25%
Border security5%9%18%21%
Political corruption/leadership5%7%10%9%
Education10%9%6%4%
Health care8%8%8%3%
Gun control/gun violence5%6%5%6%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Immigration22%17%17%13%16%14%
Border security7%15%15%18%15%10%
Political corruption/leadership0%9%7%8%9%12%
Education1%4%7%5%10%14%
Health care8%5%9%5%7%7%
Gun control/gun violence10%8%3%8%4%7%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Immigration18%18%12%12%
Border security16%14%11%11%
Political corruption/leadership4%8%12%16%
Education7%7%7%8%
Health care5%6%5%11%
Gun control/gun violence5%6%7%5%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Immigration20%19%12%
Border security15%18%8%
Political corruption/leadership2%7%19%
Education4%8%10%
Health care5%7%9%
Gun control/gun violence7%5%6%

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